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Photo Journal: Spiritual Weeding

Photo Journal: Spiritual Weeding

October 3, 2012

Following the work ethic that "weeding is a form of spirituality," a group of HDS students and staff performs the dirty work of keeping the HDS Garden flourishing.

Speaking Volumes

Speaking Volumes

September 28, 2012

Over two days, Harvard hosted a cohort of scholars in medieval sermon studies, a pursuit that helps illuminate the social and intellectual currents of the Middle Ages.

Building a 'Circle of Care'

Building a 'Circle of Care'

September 27, 2012

It happened by chance. Liz Steinhauser, MDiv '96, was going for an afternoon walk in Boston's South End nearly 10 years ago when she saw Tim Crellin, also MDiv '96, standing on the sidewalk outside St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, where Crellin was (and still is) the vicar.

Acting on Faith

Acting on Faith

September 20, 2012

Eboni Haynes has gone by many names: actress, Angeleno, Catholic—but now she prefers Nola, in homage to her beleaguered and beloved hometown of New Orleans.

"After the Saints won the Super Bowl in 2010, friends started calling me Nola, and I liked it," explained Haynes, now a second-year student in Harvard Divinity School's (HDS) master of divinity degree program.

The Sacred Toni Morrison

The Sacred Toni Morrison

September 20, 2012

An HDS series probes aspects of religion in the Nobelist author's writings.